Mann Island Liverpool

RIBA Awards 2015

Royal Institute of British Architects architecture prize – buildings + architects:

Eight winners of RIBA North West Regional Awards 2015 have been selected from a shortlist of 15.

Glasgow School of Art Fire

Rennie Mackintosh, Architect: Glasgow School of Art

A second public symposium on the Mackintosh Building, chaired by leading architecture critic Rowan Moore. The Glasgow School of Art recently named the architecture studio to restore the A-listed Mackintosh building: Page \ Park Architects. Five architects were selected from a longlist of 14 architecture studios.

Bordertown Residence

Bordertown Residence in California

Design: Baran Studio

Here’s the description for Bordertown: Set on a lot adjacent to several warehouses, a freeway, and an unsanctioned skate park that was created by locals,this house is derived from its setting and programmattic requirements.

Rosewood Beach in Highland Park

Rosewood Beach in Highland Park, Illinois

Design: Woodhouse Tinucci Architects

Highland Park’s Rosewood Beach will be reborn this summer as an educational and recreational oasis after an extensive shoreline restoration project and beach infrastructure plan led by Chicago-based Woodhouse Tinucci Architects.

Museum of Ethnography

Museum of Ethnography in Budapest

Design: MAURO TURIN ARCHITECTES

Facing to a significant complexity of the site, the project assumed a simple and effective resolution of the major issues. A detail analysis of the site added to a thorough study of the urban structure has allowed us to understand how this urban space has been built.

Home in the Trees

Home In The Trees in Saint-Adolphe-d’Howard

Design: Thellend Fortin Architectes

Located on a plateau in the heart of the Laurentian forest, the house benefits from natural light despite its north-facing aspect and its inverse orientation to the lake.

Holiday Cottage

Holiday Cottage in Kapuvar

Design: Tóth Project Architect Office

We wanted to create something special, something unique. The location itself is idyllic, when we are there, we feel a special atmosphere. Being closed from the noise of the city, closed from the external world it is the island of quiet.

Liget Budapest Cultural Centre by Snøhetta

Liget Budapest Cultural Centre Competition

Winners: SANAA (Japan) and Snøhetta (Norway)

Two world renowned architect offices ranked first in the international architectural design competition announced for the New National Gallery–Ludwig Museum.

Aldershot Barracks

ADAM Architecture – Architects, England

ADAM Urbanism Student Travel Scholarship 2015 call for entries

ADAM Architecture’s annual Student Travel Scholarship deadline has been extended to 1st May. The scholarship is open to applications from undergraduate and graduate students enrolled at a UK or International RIBA-accredited school of architecture.

Nanning Resources Center Tower

Nanning Resources Center Tower in Shanghai

Design: Goettsch Partners

Construction has commenced on the 445m tall mixed-use Nanning Resources Center Tower. The 255,000 sqm skyscraper building is dominated by office space but also includes the luxury Shangri-La hotel and retail.

Science Park Hub

Science Park Hub in Manchester

Design: BDP

Construction work has recently started on a new £10m Hub building, at the centre of Manchester Science Park. It is the first building to follow BDP’s masterplan, and will set the standard for new development within the Manchester Science Partnerships’ portfolio.